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Eddie Van Halen, rock guitar god, dead of throat cancer at 65

Musician Eddie Van Halen has died. He was 65. The iconic guitarist and founder of his eponymous rock band lost his battle with throat cancer. Van Halen’s son Wolfgang shared a touching memorial to his father on Tuesday, confirming the heartbreaking news. “I can’t believe I’m having to write this, but my father, Edward Lodewijk Van Halen, has lost his long and arduous battle with cancer this morning. He was the best father I could ever ask for. Every moment

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Eddie Van Halen Dead at 65 from Cancer

Sources directly connected to the rock star tell us … he died at St. John’s Hospital in Santa Monica Tuesday. His wife, Janie, was by his side, along with his son, Wolfgang, and Alex, Eddie’s brother and drummer. Eddie formed the classic rock group in Pasadena in 1972 with his brother, Alex, on drums, Michael Anthony on bass and David Lee Roth singing. Eddie served as the main songwriter on their self-titled debut album in 1978 … which launched the

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Eddie Van Halen, rock guitar god, dead of throat cancer at 65

Musician Eddie Van Halen has died. He was 65. The iconic guitarist and founder of his eponymous rock band lost his battle with throat cancer. Van Halen’s son Wolfgang shared a touching memorial to his father on Tuesday, confirming the heartbreaking news. “I can’t believe I’m having to write this, but my father, Edward Lodewijk

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Eddie Van Halen Dead at 65 from Cancer

Sources directly connected to the rock star tell us … he died at St. John’s Hospital in Santa Monica Tuesday. His wife, Janie, was by his side, along with his son, Wolfgang, and Alex, Eddie’s brother and drummer. Eddie formed the classic rock group in Pasadena in 1972 with his brother, Alex, on drums, Michael

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